Canadian Medical Hall of Fame

Diabetes

Dr. Macleod received his medical degree at the University of Aberdeen. What followed were many prestigious appointments in London, England and the United States. In 1918, he was elected Professor of...
2012 Inductee
Dr. Calvin Stiller’s magic touch as a builder pervades every phase of his career. A physician, scientist, administrator, policy innovator and entrepreneur, Dr. Stiller developed one of the most...
2010 Inductee
Dr. Vranic pioneered physiological and molecular mechanisms whereby exercise improves, or prevents onset of type 2 diabetes. He demonstrated a new mechanism whereby the muscle is protected against...
2009 Inductee
Dr. Frederick Grant Banting completed his medical studies at the University of Toronto in 1916 where he specialized in orthopaedic surgery. Upon graduation, Banting joined the Canadian Army Medical...
1994 Inductee
Throughout Banting and Best's research at The University of Toronto, Banting completed the surgical work and Best conducted post-surgery chemical analyses. By the end of the summer, their hard work...
1994 Inductee
Collip’s skills in biochemistry were invaluable to Banting and Best’s research; Collip was able to refine and purify insulin to a form which permitted clinical use. This allowed insulin to be mass-...
1994 Inductee